Ixora coccinea – Red Ixora

Other notes

Natural History: It is mostly found in wild areas, sometimes cultivated in gardens.



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Page citation

Kawthankar, N. 2024. Ixora coccinea L. – Red Ixora. In Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 4.12. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/ixora-coccinea, accessed 2024/03/05.